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Kryvyi Rih

Кривий Ріг
Frae upper left: Savior Transfiguration Cathedral, ArcelorMittal, Kryvyi Rih Main Station, Maksyma Hor'koho Squerr, Saksahan boat station
Frae upper left: Savior Transfiguration Cathedral, ArcelorMittal, Kryvyi Rih Main Station, Maksyma Hor'koho Squerr, Saksahan boat station
Banner o Kryvyi Rih
Banner
Coat o Airms o Kryvyi Rih
Coat airms
Motto(s): 
Life-long city
Location in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast
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Coordinates: 47°55′0″N 33°15′0″E / 47.91667°N 33.25000°E / 47.91667; 33.25000Coordinates: 47°55′0″N 33°15′0″E / 47.91667°N 33.25000°E / 47.91667; 33.25000
Kintra Ukraine
Province Dnipropetrovsk Oblast
DestrictFlag of Kryvyi Rih Raion.gif Kryvyi Rih
Historic GovrenoratesKherson
Yekaterinoslav
Foondit1775 (245 years agae)
Toun charter1860
Ceety status1919
Admeenistrative HQKryvyi Rih City Hall,
Radianska Square
Raions
Govrenment
 • TeepCeety cooncil, regional
 • Govrenin bodyKryvyi Rih Ceety Cooncil
 • MayorYuri Vilkul
 • MPs:Yuri Pavlov
Andriy Halchenko
Konstantin Usov (PPB)
Area
 • Total410 km2 (160 sq mi)
Elevation84 m (276 ft)
Population
 (2014 est.)
 • Total654,900
 • Rank8th, UA
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Kryvorizhanyn, Kryvorizhanka, Kryvorizhtsi
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
50000-50479
Aurie code+380 56(4)
Websitekryvyirih.dp.ua

Kryvyi Rih or Krivoi Rog (Ukrainian: Кривий Ріг [krɪˈvɪj riɦ];[2] Roushie: Кривой Рог [krʲɪˈvoj ˈrok], Cruiked Horn) is a ceety in the Dnipropetrovsk region, an is the 8t maist populous ceety in Ukraine wi ower 650,000 indwallers in 2013.[3]

Twin ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kryvyi Rih haes twa historic sister ceeties:[4][5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Kryvyi Rih (Ternopil Oblast, Kryvyi Rih Raion)". weather.in.ua. Retrieved 27 Februar 2012.
  2. Oxford Dictionaries. "Kryvyi Rih". Oxford University Press, 2013. Accessed 27 August 2013.
  3. "UA population estimates". Office for National Statistics.
  4. "Города-побратимы. Нижний Тагил". Администрация Нижнего Тагила.
  5. "Перелік державних та муніципальних сайтів". Kryvyi Rih City.